REDWOOD CITY, CA —PlanetHVAC.comhas announced the establishment of a B2B portal for the hvacr industry. The website will be up later this summer and will initially offer news content, product information, and discussion boards. Its board of advisors contains a Who’s-Who of industry experts.

Advisors include John Cichy, former president and ceo of White-Rodgers; Mike Miller, former publisher of The News; Bob Pokelwaldt, former president and ceo of York International; and David Chen, vice president of user experience and design for Yahoo! Inc.

“Time and convenience are critical to the hvacr industry,” said Edward Lou, president and ceo. “We intend to be the single source for finding the most up-to-date industry and product information, and for purchasing hvacr products in a time-efficient and cost-effective manner.”